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View Poll Results: How many debates have you lost on BWOT?
Less than none 2 11.76%
None 2 11.76%
One 0 0%
More than one 3 17.65%
I have no idea what this even means 10 58.82%
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post #11 of 27 (permalink) Old 05-30-2009, 06:02 PM
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If, after five years we are, as a group still here we have all lost some, all won some and all learned.

Nobody bats 1000.

OK Ross, for some unknown reason in Baseball if someone were to get a hit EVERY time they were at the plate, that would be call batting 1000, although when annotating actual batting averages, they are listed as decimals [.333, .402]. So really, a perfect hitter would be hitting ONE, but that just doesn't sound American so...1000 it is.

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I understand, in cricket a perfect batting average is 100 - the best 1st class career batting average so far is Don Bradman with 99.94.

All across Australia the national broadcasters post office box number is 9994 in honour of his batting average - I kid you not...



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We find comfort among those who agree with us - growth among those who don't.
I'm here for growth--yours not mine. I'd go to MBW if I needed comfort.

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Until BWOT, I thought ignorant dolts were an oppressed minority. Got that wrong.

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^ They are an oppressed minority - I think this is the island the rest of us wished they would be rounded up and shipped off to. Who knew?
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I'm here for growth--yours not mine.
Good, Jay, continue to be the arrogant little buzzard you’ve always been .
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I'm here for growth--yours not mine.
Unfortunately the Viagara has failed to work for Jay also....

...and there should have been an all category.
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On BWOT I do not know what that means seems appropriate.


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^ They are an oppressed minority - I think this is the island the rest of us wished they would be rounded up and shipped off to. Who knew?
Now that's funny right there, I don't care who you are.

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I have spanked mcbear and Jim so many times they don't use the shower at the gym anymore because people keep asking them why they have a hand print tattooed on their asses.

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